Op/Ed: Lessons Learned Post Election 2016 – Many Truths Have Been Revealed

Photo Credit -iz QuotesLessons Learned Post Election 2016 – Many Truths Have Been Revealed Four weeks post election, or nearly four weeks many lessons in the aftermath of Election 2016. The best way to properly break down the lessons are by the use of bullet points. 1. Facebook is not the best medium for social discourse:…

Video of the Day – Senator Bernie Sanders Call Out Republicans of Taking Hostages & Blackmail with Shutdown

U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders (I) took to the Chamber Floor this afternoon to call out Republicans in the House of Representatives and Senate who prefer to shut down Government over President Barack Obama’s Affordable Healthcare Act. Senator Sanders giving honest and frank speech on the floor stated…

Op/Ed – The Never Ending Jobs Crisis of 2013 — ’12, ’11. ’10. ’09. ’08 & ’07, continues

Photo Credit – Forbes.com IU News & Talk Op/Ed by Rhonda T. July 2013 it’s been over 5 years into a jobs crisis in the United States.  I thought I would take the time to review what Congress and the Senate have done regarding the jobs crisis so far since elections of 2012. NOTHING! Meanwhile,…

Health Care for the SOUL

By ROJS News  Photo Credit-macatholic.org Featured Writer  Greg Thrasher Of late across the country in various venues and Black households across  the nation the discussion about health care is a major topic. We can expect more chatter and media coverage on this issue as we approach the presidential election in the fall. Besides the traditional…

(Video) GOP Presidential Candidate booed at NAACP Convention on his plans to Repeal Affordable Healthcare Act

Mitt Romney, former governor of Massachusetts, 2012 US presidential candidate. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Republican Presidential Candidate Mitt Romney tried to quickly slip in, at the NAACP National Convention in Houston, Texas his plan to repeal President Barack Obama’s U.S. Supreme Court Upheld Affordable Health Care Act, during his speech before the organization on July 11th.Unforgettably for Gov.…

Op/Ed-Republicans problem with the Affordable Healthcare Act; a Mixed Race Black Man sign it into law

With his family by his side, Barack Obama is sworn in as the 44th president of the United States by Chief Justice of the United States John G. Roberts, Jr. in Washington, D.C., Jan. 20, 2009. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Over the weekend I reviewed thoughts on the Affordable Healthcare Act (ACA), upheld by the U.S.…

Democracy for America: GOP Wrong on Healthcare; Time to Win Back the House

Press Release Photo Credit-DFA Poll: GOP Plan for Vouchers Wrong Direction for Country Burlington, VT – Democracy for America (DFA), released the  following statement after the Supreme Court upheld the Affordable Care Act as constitutional.  “We are pleased that the individual mandate was ruled constitutional today by the Supreme Court,” said Jim Dean, Chair of…